April 3, 2020

Italy – A.R.D. and COVID-19

On February 21 the first person  with a COVID-19 diagnosis  was reported in Lombardy, 60 km from Milan. Starting from that date, the number of persons infected with this virus began to increase rapidly in Northern Italy and slowly in the rest of the country. On March 11 our government decided for a lockdown of…

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March 28, 2020

Dystonia Work during the Pandemic

It seems like only a few weeks ago life was totally normal and the Dystonia Europe Team was in the middle of preparing for our big annual conference D(ystonia)-DAYs 2020 to be held in Dublin next June. Bookings of venue and accommodations were made, speakers were confirmed and social activities being planned when it all…

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March 10, 2020

Participate in a Study by EFNA on Stigma and Neurological Conditions

During Awareness Week 2020 The European Federation of Neurological Associations (EFNA), launched a survey on Stigma and Neurological Conditions . EFNA represents 20 European and International associations across a wide variety of neurological disease areas, such as multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, migraine, ADHD, Movement Disorders such as Dystonia and Parkinson’s, to mention just a few. In…

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